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The Avenue of Honour was planted by the citizens of Horsham in Roberts Avenue to commemorate the success of the British and Australian troops in the South African (Boer) War. It was originally planted with 80 English Oak trees (Quercus robur) along Roberts Avenue, between Darlot and McPherson Streets.
As of 2011, it was reported that only the section between Urquart and McPherson Streets remains.
|Address:||Roberts Avenue & Firebrace Street, Attached to old Shire Offices, Horsham, 3400|
|GPS Coordinates:||Lat: -36.714211|
Note: GPS Coordinates are approximate.
|Actual Event STart Date:||11-October-1899|
|Actual Event End Date:||31-May-1902|
|Actual Monument Dedication Date:||November, 1901|
Planted bu the citizens of Horsham in commemoration of the success of the British and Australian troops, in the South African War.